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South Mill Creek Covered Bridge 37-24-10x

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Covered bridge over South Mill Creek in Salem, Oregon during flood of 1890

Salem Public Library

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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BH Photo #279377

Map 

Description 

Built in 1862 at a cost of $7500.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over South Mill Creek on Commercial Street
Location
Salem, Marion County, Oregon
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Built 1862; Destroyed in flood and removed 1890
Builders
- Daniel Clark
- John Hayden
Dimensions
Total length: 200.0 ft.
Also called
Salem's Covered Bridge
Commercial Street Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.94989, -123.03607   (decimal degrees)
44°56'60" N, 123°02'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/497154/4977384 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
WGCB 37-24-10x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60212 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 11, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com